1523 Seaboard Diesel Work Train Set
This outfit was Lionel's premium 027 gauge set from 1954. Nicknamed the Gandy Dancer, Lionel choice of color and high play-valued freight cars has made this a very attractive and desirable outfit from the mid-1950's.
Experienced collectors will notice this set has several hard-to-find freight cars. They include the gray 6456 hopper, the red cab 6460 crane car and the 6419 work caboose with a single coupler on the front.
Standard components of this set include:
- 6250 Seaboard NW-2 Diesel Switcher
- 6456-25 Lehigh Valley hopper
- 6460-25 Crane car
- 6511 Flatcar with pipes
- 6419-25 D. L. & W. Work caboose
- 1034 75 Watt transformer
- Plus: 027 gauge track, 6019 uncoupling track, lubricant, billboards and instruction booklets.
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